One game ban for Steeler after late hit

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Following a review by the new EIHL Department of Player Safety, Sheffield Steelers Mark Thomas received a one match suspension for this late hit on Fife Flyers Danny Stewart.

The incident took place during the teams’ clash at Fife Ice Arena on Saturday and no penalty was called at the time.

Danny Stewart. Pic: Steve Gunn

Danny Stewart. Pic: Steve Gunn

Watch the hit here and the conclusions of the DPS which resulted in Thomas being handed a 5 + Game for boarding and one match suspension.